Fobby Naghmi has joined Homespire Mortgage, a national residential mortgage lender, as executive vice president, national director of strategy and growth.
Naghmi has 25 years of mortgage experience. Previously, he was senior vice president of the Eastern Division of Planet Home Lending.
Additionally, Naghmi started his own mortgage company in 2000, Horizon Mortgage Corp. He quickly grew the company to four locations across the DC metro market with an emphasis on assisting first time homebuyers in emerging markets.
In his new role with Homespire Mortgage, Naghmi is responsible for managing the growth of the company’s current retail channel as well as developing two new channels: wholesale and affinity.
In a release, Michael Rappaport, president of Homespire Mortgage, says Naghmi’s “experience in the industry coupled with his dedication and passion to create efficiencies make him a strong asset to our company as we continue to grow.”
“He has a strong track record of success, and his knowledge and expertise will help our company expand its footprint in retail and our new wholesale markets as well as develop strong affinity relationships,” Rappaport says.